Carlos Pereira is a licensed Dental Hygienist and studied at the Faculty of Dental Medicine of Lisbon. Carlos also completed his Post-Graduate on “Teaching Methodologies in Oral Hygiene" also in the Faculty of Dental Medicine of Lisbon. After University Carlos worked as a Dental Hygienist in Health Centers and in different private dental clinics in Lisbon. In 2000, Carlos joined Colgate Palmolive Portugal as Academic Manager moved into Scientific Affairs for Portugal and Iberia. Since 2016 Carlos has taken the responsibility of Senior Scientific Affairs Manager in the Colgate European Division focused on Dentine Hypersensitivity and Whitening technologies.